Sire: Shamus Award
Age: 6 year old
Foaled: Sep 20th, 2015
Silks: Gold, Blue Collar And Cuffs
R A Francis, Ms L M Cid, Ms R Cid, W P Preston, R Smith, Ms A Martin, Ms S Harrison, G M Rabot, J Rabot, G Fossett & Mrs G M Fossett
Career Record: 24-0-5-2
THE ACTRESS (AUS)
|Grey Filly||Foaled in 2015|
SHAMUS AWARD (AUS) (Bay 2010-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 1600m, 2040m, A$2,473,500, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Out of a half-sister to SW Ghozi. Sire of 87 rnrs, 40 wnrs, inc. SW Mr Quickie (BRC Queensland Derby, Gr.1), Etana, Classic Weiwei, SP Causeway Girl, Golden Victory, Malahide and of True Detective, Gumshoe, Havana Heat, Mannix, Mufasta, Rosina Kojonup, Stolen Away, Watchmen, Calzini, Epic Girl, Gennikay, Irish Songs, Lashoni, Mookareena, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.
PURRINGA, by Purrealist. 2 wins at 1400m, 2d BRC Timeform H. Dam of two named foals, both raced-
Felino Bel (f. by Bel Esprit). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$96,175, to 2018-19, Ipswich TC Channel 7 H., Corona Infield Tix H., 2d BRC Mekka H., 3d BRC Val and Eddie Machin 2YO H., TAB P.
The Actress (f. by Shamus Award). See below.
BERGMAN, by Anabaa. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of 6 named foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-
Purringa. 2 wins. See above.
You Want. Winner at 1400m in Aust.
Kritisk. Unraced. Dam of-
Lily's Reward. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m in 2017-18 in Aust.
MIDNIGHT SUN, by Western Symphony. 4 wins from 1900m to 2400m, A$109,260, STC Winter Cup, L, MVRC Sorbent H., STC Toohey's New H., 2d TTC Tasmanian Oaks, L, AJC Harvey Norman H., VATC Magic Flute H., 3d TRC Strutt S., L, VATC Slixpix P.H. Half-sister to SCANDINAVIA (dam of MAGNUS, SCANDIVA, WILANDER, ARCTIC FLIGHT), FROSTY THE SNOWMAN, RUSSIAN TEA ROOM, Song of the Sun,
Norwegian. 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1450m, A$80,837, SAJC Haden Engineering 2YO H., 3d MRC Cecil Godby 2YO H.
Midnight Blues. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$119,736, VRC Better Draw H., MRC Magic Flute H., Claudette H., 3d MRC Sandal H. Producer.
Mandeville. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-
Win Beauty Win. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, HK$4,733,100, in 2017-18, HKJC Griffin Trophy, Ma on Shan H., Yan Chau Tong H., Kose Cosmeport H., 2d HKJC Stevenson Cup, Granville H.
SONG OF NORWAY, by Vain. Unraced. Half-sister to
SCANDINAVIA (Snippets). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$438,575, QTC Cup, Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, MVRC Burt Bacharach H., 2d VRC Salinger S., Gr.1, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, 3d VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, Newmarket H., Gr.1, VATC Chirnside S., Gr.2, MVRC Norman Carlyon S., Gr.2, VRC Red Roses S., L. Dam of-
MAGNUS (Flying Spur). 4 wins to 1200m, £23,000, A$1,086,610, S$202,500, AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1, VRC Age Classic S., Gr.2, 2d VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, Lightning S., Gr.1, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, AJC Shorts H., Gr.3, SAJC WH Wylie H., L, Singapore TC Krisflyer International Sprint, L, 3d MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.2, MRC Heath S., L. Sire.
WILANDER (Exceed and Excel). Third on 2008-09 Australasian 3YO Classification (sprint). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$351,825, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, VRC Bob Hoysted H., L, 2d MRC Biscay H., 4th VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Sire.
SCANDIVA (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 2, A$242,580, ATC Magic Night S., Gr.2, Emerald Hills Estate 2YO P., 2d ATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1.
ARCTIC FLIGHT (Flying Spur). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$314,358, Scone RC Dark Jewel Classic, L, 3d BRC Dane Ripper S., Gr.2.
Danavia. Placed at 2, 2d VRC Reganza 2YO H. Dam of-
ICONIC (Bel Esprit). 6 wins-2 at 2-to 1100m, A$520,250, to 2018-19, MVRC Carlyon S., L, 2d MRC Rubiton S., Gr.2.
Helsinge. Unraced. Dam of-
BLACK CAVIAR (Bel Esprit). Horse of the Year in Australia in 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13. Joint Head of the 2013 WTR. Head of the 2011 & 2012 WTR (Sprint). Champion Sprinter in Australia in 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13. Champion Older Female Sprinter in GB in 2012. 25 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, £283,550, A$6,922,550, ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1-twice, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, Lightning S., Gr.1-3 times, Patinack Classic, Gr.1-twice, Royal Ascot Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.1, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1-twice, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, Robert Sangster S., Gr.1, BRC BTC Cup, Gr.1, MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1, VRC Danehill S., Gr.2, MVRC Schweppes S., Gr.2-twice. Producer.
ALL TOO HARD (Casino Prince). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2012-13. 7 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$2,288,200, ATC All Aged S., Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1, CF Orr S., Gr.1, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, VRC Talindert S., L, 2d MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, ATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, 3d ATC San Domenico S., Gr.3, 4th ATC George Main S., Gr.1. Sire.
MIDNIGHT SUN (Western Symphony). 4 wins. See above.
FROSTY THE SNOWMAN (Christmas Tree). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 800m, 1000m, A$85,260, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L, VRC Elounda Bay H., 2d MVRC Southern Cross Apartments S., L, 3d VRC Andersen Consulting S., L.
RUSSIAN TEA ROOM (Raise a Cup). Winner at 2, VATC Rancher S., L, 3d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3.
Song of the Sun (Desert Sun). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, SAJC Stamford Grand H., 2d SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, 3d MRC Tabaret H. Producer.
McHappy. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-
GLAD (Pins). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, WRC Anniversary H., L, 3d Manawatu Classic, Gr.3.
Merrily. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Dam of-
EXUBERANT (Savabeel). Winner at 2 in 2018-19, WRC Wellesley S., L, 3d ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3.
Placed at 3 in 2018-19 in Aust.